John Mellencamp

Soundtrack | Actor | Composer
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KNOWN FOR 
The Perfect Storm (2000) | The Waterboy (1998) | Cocktail (1988)
AWARDS 
2 nominations More »
AKA 
John Cougar | John Cougar Mellencamp
BORN 
Oct 7, 1951 (age 66)
HEIGHT 
5' 7" (1.70m)

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Past Film & Video (32 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Beside Bowie: The Mick Ronson StoryBeside Bowie: The Mick Ronson Story Performer ("Jack & Diane"), Writer ("Jack & Diane")  Less 2017 $11K
  • Primary photo for IthacaIthaca Composer, Original Song ("Sugar Hill Mountain")  Less 2015 $5MM
  • Primary photo for Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Live: Feelin' AlrightRock and Roll Hall of Fame Live: Feelin' Alright (Video) Himself, Performer ("Glad All Over")  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Fields of FuelFields of Fuel Performer ("Pink Houses" (1983)), Writer ("Pink Houses" (1983))  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Welcome to MooseportWelcome to Mooseport Performer ("Small Town"), Writer ("Small Town")  Less 2004 $26MM $14MM
  • Primary photo for Lone Star State of MindLone Star State of Mind Wayne  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for OT: Our TownOT: Our Town Writer ("Pink Houses")  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for MadisonMadison Adult Mike McCormick (voice)  Less 2001 $14MM $509K
  • Primary photo for After ImageAfter Image Joe MacCormack  Less 2001 $1.2MM
  • Primary photo for The Perfect StormThe Perfect Storm Performer ("Yours Forever"), Producer ("Yours Forever"), Writer ("Yours Forever")  Less 2000 $140MM $183MM
  • Primary photo for Pushing TinPushing Tin Performer ("I'm Not Running Anymore"), Writer ("I'm Not Running Anymore")  Less 1999 $33MM $8.4MM
  • Primary photo for The WaterboyThe Waterboy Performer ("Small Town"), Writer ("Small Town")  Less 1998 $20MM $161MM
  • Primary photo for My Fellow AmericansMy Fellow Americans Performer ("Pink Houses"), Writer ("Pink Houses")  Less 1996 $22MM $22MM
  • Primary photo for Renaissance ManRenaissance Man Performer ("R.O.C.K. IN THE U.S.A."), Writer ("R.O.C.K. IN THE U.S.A.")  Less 1994 $40MM $24MM
  • Primary photo for Blue ChipsBlue Chips Performer ("Baby, Please Don't Go"), Producer ("Baby, Please Don't Go")  Less 1994 $22MM
  • Primary photo for John Mellencamp: Wild Night Ft. Me'Shell NdegeocelloJohn Mellencamp: Wild Night Ft. Me'Shell Ndegeocello (Video) Himself, Performer ("Wild Night")  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Honeymoon in VegasHoneymoon in Vegas Performer ("JAILHOUSE ROCK")  Less 1992 $25MM $35MM
  • Primary photo for John Mellencamp: Now More Than EverJohn Mellencamp: Now More Than Ever (Video) John Mellencamp, Composer  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Falling from GraceFalling from Grace Bud Parks, Composer, Director, Music Producer  Less 1992 $3MM $232K
  • Primary photo for John Mellencamp: Again TonightJohn Mellencamp: Again Tonight (Video) John Mellencamp, Composer  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for John Mellencamp: Get a Leg UpJohn Mellencamp: Get a Leg Up (Video) John Mellencamp, Composer  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for John Mellencamp: Love and HappinessJohn Mellencamp: Love and Happiness (Video) John Mellencamp, Composer  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for NBA SuperstarsNBA Superstars (Video) Performer ("Small Town"), Writer ("Small Town")  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for CocktailCocktail Performer ("Rave On") (as John Cougar Mellencamp), Producer ("Rave On") (as John Cougar Mellencamp)  Less 1988 $20MM $78MM
  • Primary photo for ColorsColors Performer ("CRUMBLIN' DOWN") (as John Cougar Mellencamp), Writer ("CRUMBLIN' DOWN") (as John Cougar Mellencamp)  Less 1988 $6MM $47MM
  • Primary photo for John Cougar Mellencamp: R.O.C.K. In the U.S.A.John Cougar Mellencamp: R.O.C.K. In the U.S.A. (Video) John Cougar Mellencamp (as John Cougar Mellencamp), Composer, Director  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for John Cougar Mellencamp: Lonely Ol' NightJohn Cougar Mellencamp: Lonely Ol' Night (Video) John Cougar Mellencamp (as John Cougar Mellencamp), Composer  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for John Cougar Mellencamp: Small TownJohn Cougar Mellencamp: Small Town (Video) John Cougar Mellencamp (as John Cougar Mellencamp), Composer  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for FootlooseFootloose Performer ("Hurts So Good") (as John Cougar)  Less 1984 $8.2MM $80MM
  • Primary photo for John Cougar Mellencamp: Authority SongJohn Cougar Mellencamp: Authority Song (Video) John Cougar Mellencamp, Composer  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for John Mellencamp: Jack & DianeJohn Mellencamp: Jack & Diane (Video) Actor, Composer (music by)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Private LessonsPrivate Lessons Performer ("I Need A Lover") (as John Cougar), Writer ("I Need A Lover") (as John "Cougar" Mellencamp)  Less 1981 $2.8MM $26MM
Past Television (36 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The Footy ShowThe Footy Show (TV Series) Performer ("Hurts So Good") ( 1 episode, 2017 ) , Writer ("Hurts So Good") ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
    • Episode #24.21 (Aug 10, 2017) Performer ("Hurts So Good") (uncredited), Writer ("Hurts So Good") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Rock & Roll Road Trip with Sammy HagarRock & Roll Road Trip with Sammy Hagar (TV Series) Performer ("Delia") ( 1 episode, 2017 ) , Himself ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
    • Small Town (Mar 19, 2017) Himself, Performer ("Delia") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Himself - Musical Guest ( 2 episodes, 2014–2017 ) , Performer ("Pink Houses" (uncredited), "Small Town" (uncredited), "Crumblin' Down" (uncredited), "Authority Song" (uncredited), "Troubled Man") ( 1 episode, 2014 ) , Writer ("Pink Houses" (uncredited), "Small Town" (uncredited), "Crumblin' Down" (uncredited), "Authority Song" (uncredited), "Troubled Man") ( 1 episode, 2014 ) , Performer ("Grandview") ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2014–2017 2
    • Michael Shannon/Alicia Keys/John Mellencamp feat. Martina McBride (Feb 28, 2017) Himself - Musical Guest, Performer ("Grandview")  Less
    • Chris Pratt/Rosamund Pike/John Mellencamp (Sep 25, 2014) Himself - Musical Guest, Performer ("Pink Houses" (uncredited), "Small Town" (uncredited), "Crumblin' Down" (uncredited), "Authority Song" (uncredited), "Troubled Man"), Writer ("Pink Houses" (uncredited), "Small Town" (uncredited), "Crumblin' Down" (uncredited), "Authority Song" (uncredited), "Troubled Man")  Less
  • Primary photo for Best of Farm Aid 2016Best of Farm Aid 2016 (TV Movie) Actor  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Farm Aid 2017Farm Aid 2017 (TV Movie) Actor  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for RoadiesRoadies (TV Series) John Mellencamp ( 1 episode, 2016 ) , Performer ("Longest Days") ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
    • Longest Days (Jul 31, 2016) John Mellencamp, Performer ("Longest Days")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Late Show with Stephen ColbertThe Late Show with Stephen Colbert (TV Series) Performer ("Night Life") ( 1 episode, 2015 ) , Himself - Musical Guest ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for IHeartRadio Icons Live: John MellencampIHeartRadio Icons Live: John Mellencamp (TV Movie) Actor  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Mike and Mike in the MorningMike and Mike in the Morning (TV Series) Writer ("R.O.C.K. in the USA (A Salute to 60's Rock)") ( 1 episode, 2014 ) , Performer ("R.O.C.K. in the USA (A Salute to 60's Rock)") ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
    • Episode dated 1 July 2014 (Jul 1, 2014) Performer ("R.O.C.K. in the USA (A Salute to 60's Rock)") (uncredited), Writer ("R.O.C.K. in the USA (A Salute to 60's Rock)") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Born to Be Wild: The Golden Age of American RockBorn to Be Wild: The Golden Age of American Rock (TV Series) Performer ("Jack and Diane", "Rain on the Scarecrow") ( 1 episode, 2014 ) , Writer ("Jack and Diane", "Rain on the Scarecrow") ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
    • Welcome to the Jungle (Jan 24, 2014) Performer ("Jack and Diane", "Rain on the Scarecrow") (uncredited), Writer ("Jack and Diane", "Rain on the Scarecrow") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for True BloodTrue Blood (TV Series) Writer ("The Authority Song") ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
    • Authority Always Wins (Jun 17, 2012) Writer ("The Authority Song") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Atop the Fourth WallAtop the Fourth Wall (TV Series) Writer ("R.O.C.K. in the USA") ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Writer ("R.O.C.K. in the U.S.A.") ( 3 episodes, 2011–2012 )  Less 2011–2012 3
    • Episode #20.95 (Feb 23, 2012) Writer ("R.O.C.K. in the U.S.A.") (uncredited)  Less
    • Episode #19.143 (May 10, 2011) Writer ("R.O.C.K. in the U.S.A.") (uncredited)  Less
    • Episode #19.105 (Mar 3, 2011) Writer ("R.O.C.K. in the U.S.A.") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for 20 to 120 to 1 (TV Series) Performer ("Hurts So Good") ( 1 episode, 2011 ) , Writer ("Hurts So Good") ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
    • Adults Only 20 to 1: Naughty Trends (Mar 1, 2011) Performer ("Hurts So Good") (uncredited), Writer ("Hurts So Good") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Himself - Musical Guest / Himself - Guest / Musical Guest ( 2 episodes, 2008–2010 ) , Writer ("Save Some Time to Dream") ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Performer ("Save Some Time to Dream") ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Performer ("Troubled Land") ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008–2010 2
    • Episode #18.50 (Dec 6, 2010) Himself - Musical Guest, Performer ("Save Some Time to Dream") (uncredited), Writer ("Save Some Time to Dream") (uncredited)  Less
    • Episode #15.147 (Jul 17, 2008) Himself - Guest / Musical Guest, Performer ("Troubled Land")  Less
  • Primary photo for GleeGlee (TV Series) Writer ("Pink Houses") ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • Laryngitis (May 11, 2010) Writer ("Pink Houses") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative ServiceNCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service (TV Series) Performer ("Someday the Rains Will Fall") ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Writer ("Troubled Land") ( 1 episode, 2007 ) , Performer ("Troubled Land") ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007–2010 2
    • Double Identity (Mar 9, 2010) Performer ("Someday the Rains Will Fall")  Less
    • Sharif Returns (Jan 23, 2007) Performer ("Troubled Land"), Writer ("Troubled Land")  Less
  • Primary photo for Spectacle: Elvis Costello with...Spectacle: Elvis Costello with... (TV Series) Soundtrack ( 1 episode, 2009 ) , Himself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for Brothers & SistersBrothers & Sisters (TV Series) Performer ("Worn Out Nervous Condition") ( 1 episode, 2008 ) , Writer ("Worn Out Nervous Condition") ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
    • Book Burning (Oct 5, 2008) Performer ("Worn Out Nervous Condition") (uncredited), Writer ("Worn Out Nervous Condition") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Singing BeeThe Singing Bee (TV Series) Writer ("Jack and Diane") ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
    • Episode #1.4 (Oct 28, 2007) Writer ("Jack and Diane")  Less
  • Primary photo for Criminal MindsCriminal Minds (TV Series) Performer ("Ghost Towns Along the Highway") ( 1 episode, 2007 ) , Writer ("Ghost Towns Along the Highway") ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
    • Distress (Feb 21, 2007) Performer ("Ghost Towns Along the Highway"), Writer ("Ghost Towns Along the Highway")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Guiding LightThe Guiding Light (TV Series) Performer ("Now More Than Ever") ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
    • Hands On (Feb 14, 2007) Performer ("Now More Than Ever")  Less
  • Primary photo for John Mellencamp Live at Walter Reed HospitalJohn Mellencamp Live at Walter Reed Hospital (TV Movie) Lead Vocal, Guitar  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for I Love the 80's 3-DI Love the 80's 3-D (TV Series) Writer ("Small Town"), Performer ("Small Town")  Less 2005– 
  • Primary photo for Cold CaseCold Case (TV Series) Performer ("Jack and Diane", "Small Town", "Walk Tall", "Hand to Hold On To", "Crumblin' Down", "Lonely Ol' Night", "Hurts So Good", "Authority Song", "The Face of the Nation") ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
    • Kensington (Apr 24, 2005) Performer ("Jack and Diane", "Small Town", "Walk Tall", "Hand to Hold On To", "Crumblin' Down", "Lonely Ol' Night", "Hurts So Good", "Authority Song", "The Face of the Nation")  Less
  • Primary photo for Will & GraceWill & Grace (TV Series) Performer ("Hurts So Good") ( 1 episode, 2004 ) , Writer ("Hurts So Good") ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
    • Speechless (Apr 22, 2004) Performer ("Hurts So Good") (uncredited), Writer ("Hurts So Good") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Writer ("Homer and Marge") ( 1 episode, 2003 ) , Music ("R.O.C.K. in the U.S.A. (A Salute to 60's Rock)") ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999–2003 2
    • Three Gays of the Condo (Apr 13, 2003) Writer ("Homer and Marge")  Less
    • Eight Misbehavin' (Nov 21, 1999) Music ("R.O.C.K. in the U.S.A. (A Salute to 60's Rock)") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Pat Benatar: Summer VacationPat Benatar: Summer Vacation (TV Special) Writer ("I Need A Lover")  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for EdEd (TV Series) Performer ("Your Life is now") ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
    • Pilot (Oct 8, 2000) Performer ("Your Life is now")  Less
  • Primary photo for Beavis and Butt-HeadBeavis and Butt-Head (TV Series) Performer ("Pop Singer") ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
    • Good Credit (May 17, 1993) Performer ("Pop Singer") (as John Cougar Mellencamp)  Less
  • Primary photo for John Mellencamp: Ain't That AmericaJohn Mellencamp: Ain't That America (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The Ryan White StoryThe Ryan White Story (TV Movie) Performer ("Small Town", "Authority Song"), Writer ("Small Town", "Authority Song", "Authority Song" (uncredited))  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Knight RiderKnight Rider (TV Series) Performer ("Crumblin' Down") ( 1 episode, 1984 ) , Writer ("Hurts So Good") ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983–1984 2
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Performer ("Hurts So Good", "Ain't Even Done With The Night") ( 1 episode, 1982 ) , Himself - Musical Guest ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982 1
    • Daniel J. Travanti/John Cougar (Apr 10, 1982) Himself - Musical Guest (as John Cougar), Performer ("Hurts So Good", "Ain't Even Done With The Night") (as John Cougar) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Top of the PopsTop of the Pops (TV Series) Performer ("Hurts So Good") ( 1 episode, 1982 ) , Writer ("Hurts So Good") ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982 1
    • Episode dated 30 December 1982 (Dec 30, 1982) Performer ("Hurts So Good") (as John Cougar), Writer ("Hurts So Good")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Midnight SpecialThe Midnight Special (TV Series) Himself (as John Cougar) ( 1 episode, 1980 ) , Performer ("This Time", "Ain't Even Done With The Night") ( 1 episode, 1980 ) , Writer ("This Time", "Ain't Even Done With The Night") ( 1 episode, 1980 )  Less 1980 1
    • Episode #9.9 (Nov 7, 1980) Himself (as John Cougar), Performer ("This Time", "Ain't Even Done With The Night") (uncredited), Writer ("This Time", "Ain't Even Done With The Night") (uncredited)  Less
Self (99 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (6 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 2015–2017 )  Less 2015–2017
  • Primary photo for Ok! TVOk! TV (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for ExtraExtra (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2015 )  Less 2015
    • Episode #22.9 (Sep 17, 2015) Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • Episode #22.7 (Sep 15, 2015) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The O'Reilly FactorThe O'Reilly Factor (TV Series) Himself - 'Patriot' (segment "Pinheads & Patriots") ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
    • Episode dated 11 March 2008 (Mar 11, 2008) Himself - 'Patriot' (segment "Pinheads & Patriots") (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for CMT CrossroadsCMT Crossroads (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for I Love the '80s Strikes BackI Love the '80s Strikes Back (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003
    • 1982 (Oct 21, 2003) Himself (archive footage)  Less
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Guitar Hero 5Guitar Hero 5 (Video Game) Soundtrack ("Hurts So Good"), Writer ("Hurts So Good")  Less 2009

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